Circumpolar Agricultural Conference October 6th – 8th 2016 - 30.6.2016

The 9th Circumpolar Agricultural Conference is approaching fast and will be held in Reykjavík October 6th-8th. A detailed program has been published at the conference website,

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Algae, omega-3 fatty acid source, health, marine algae, anti-oxidant

Increased value of convenience foods by enrichment with marine based raw materials - 28.6.2016

The EnRichMar project concluded not so long ago. The project is quite interesting as it has applications for improved public health within Europe and casts a light on how we can improve the nutritional content of food by adding healthy ingredients from underutilised marine based raw material.

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Minister Keith Colwell from Nova Scotia visits Iceland - 13.6.2016

Nova Scotia‘s Minister of Fisheries & Aquaculture and Minister of Agriculture, the honorable Keith Colwell, visited Iceland last week. He took the opportunity to meet with Iceland's Prime Minister, Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson, Iceland's Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture, Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson, Ambassador of Canada in Iceland, Stewart Wheeler and Matís' CEO, Sveinn Margeirsson, among others.

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Matís' employee aboard the research vessel Bjarni Sæmundsson - 1.6.2016

Pauline Bergsten from Matís recently stayed for two weeks on board the research vessel Bjarni Sæmundsson from Icelandic Marine Research Institute (MRI).

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